Al Kingsley (MD of NetSupport and chair of a Multi Academy Trust and a local Governors’ Leadership Group) shares his strategies to help MAT schools save money with their technology.

With school budgets being refreshed, senior leadership teams are looking at how to most effectively make their money work as hard as possible for their schools.

For multi-academy trusts (MATs), this is a challenge amplified. Finances now have to stretch further than ever, so what can schools do to make the best use of their IT?

Whether you are involved in establishing a new MAT or growing an existing one, changes always occur with expansion. Technology is an area that doesn’t stand still; developments happen constantly and it’s particularly important for a MAT to keep up with these for consistency of standards across the group. How can MATs answer the challenges of managing schools with different IT estates, yet save money at the same time?

To see the five ways your MAT can put technology to work to drive efficiencies, click here for the full article.